Bharati Mukherjee


Age: 76

Indian-born American novelist and writer who explored the internal culture clashes of her immigrant characters in the award-winning collection The Middleman & Other Stories and in novels like Jasmine.

Cause of Death: Complications from rheumatoid arthritis and takotsubo cardiomyopathy

Born: July 27, 1940

Died: January 28, 2017

New York City, New York